Emergency Preparedness Plans

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Iowa's Strategic National Stockpile Program

Collage of emergency preparedness themed images:  unloading medications from a truck, a hospital sign, county map, filling a syringe from a vaccine

There are five sections in this course:

  1. Section 1: Introduction and Overview
  2. Section 2: Requesting SNS Assets
  3. Section 3: SNS Assets
  4. Section 4: Receipt, Allocation, and Distribution of Medical Assets
  5. Section 5: Points of Dispensing (PODs)

There are review questions at the end of each section. These review questions will provide you with an opportunity to apply the knowledge and skills presented in these sections....

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Volunteer Management for Public Health

Seven hands criss-crossing each other

There are five sections in this course:

  • Section 1: Types of Volunteers
  • Section 2: Important Considerations When Using Volunteers
  • Section 3: VOLAGs, MRC, DMATs
  • Section 4: Developing a Volunteer Program
  • Section 5: Orientation, Training, and Deployment

There are review questions at the end of modules. These review questions will provide you with an opportunity to apply the knowledge and skills presented in these modules...

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Overall Aspects of Managing an Agency

Business people in meeting discussion around a conference table

The University of Iowa College of Public Health's Upper Midwest Public Health Training Center (UMPHTC), in cooperation with the Iowa Counties Public Health Association (ICPHA), has developed a series of practiced-based educational programs targeted toward new public health administrators and nursing administrators. The programs are part of the Institute's continuing effort to provide training to strengthen the skills and knowledge of the current public health workforce

Intended...

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Knowledge of Public Health

Course Summary

1. Title: Knowledge of Public Health

2. Keywords/Themes: Public Health
Achievements, ecologic model, IDPH 2004 Legislative Priorities,  Essential services of public health, core
functions of public health, challenges of public health system

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Course Description:

The University of Iowa College of Public Health's Upper Midwest
Public Health Training Center (UMPHTC), in cooperation with the...

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Ready or Not: A Family Preparedness Scenario

This course provides training in emergency preparedness for the families of first responders, focusing on protective actions your family can take prior to a disaster

Intended Audience

local public health administrators and local county emergency managers.

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this part, you will be able to:

  • Recognize first responders’ needs for family preparedness planning
  • Assemble all-hazard...
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IS 806 - ESF #6: Mass Care, Emergency Assistance, Housing, and Human Services

Course Summary

1. Title: IS 806 - ESF #6: Mass Care,
Emergency Assistance, Housing, and Human Services

2. Keywords/Themes: Accessible, Acquisition
Procedures, Agency, Allocated Resources, Area Command, Badging, Cache,
Certifying Personnel, Chain of Command, Continuity of Government (COG),
Continuity of Operations Plans (COOP), Critical Infrastructure, Demobilization,
Department of Operations Center (DOC), Department of...

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PIO/JIC Toolkit

Course Summary

1. Title: PIO/JIC Toolkit

2. Keywords/Themes:

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Course Description:

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Intended Audience: Public Information officers (PIOs)

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Pre-requisites/Learning Level: None

7. Competencies addressed:

8. CEUs Offered: N/A

9. Cost: Free

10. Modality/format: Online Self-Pace

11. Length: hour

12. Presenter(s) and/or Content
Experts:

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IS 546 - Continuity of Operations

Course Summary

1. Title: IS 546 - Continuity of Operations

2. Keywords/Themes: Seasonal Influenza,
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), World Health Organization
(WHO), Pandemic Influenza, Activation, After-Action Report, Antibiotic,
Antibody, Antiviral, Asymptomatic, Carrier, Concept of Operations, Continuity
Advisory Group (CAG), Continuity Facility, Continuity of Operations, Continuity
Plan, Continuity Program...

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IS 26 - Guide to Points of Distribution

Course Summary

1. Title: IS 26 - Guide to Points of
Distribution

2. Keywords/Themes: Points of Distribution,
Mobile Delivery, Direct Delivery, Commodities, Point of Distributions (PODs),
POD Staff, Site Layout, Supply Line, Loading Line, Vehicle Line, Consumption
Rates, Ordering, Off Loading Supply Trucks, Resupplying Loading Points, Daily
Maintenance, Break Downs, Refueling, Volunteers, Media, Public Relations, Time
and...

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Contact Investigation

Course Summary

1. Title: Contact Investigation

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Course Description:

this
training provides an overview of contact investigation as an essential strategy
for preventing and controlling serious communicable diseases.

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Intended Audience:

5. Learning Objectives:

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Define contact investigation (CI)...

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